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Latest News

Kingston Blooms celebrates local green thumbs

May 17, 2017 - The City of Kingston's annual Kingston Blooms Best-kept Garden Awards celebrate the city's best green thumbs for their hard work keeping Kingston beautiful. "Kingston is...

City program marks 100th building permit issued for second residential unit

May 11, 2017 - A hundred permits have been issued to build second residential units since 2013. That's when city council approved Official Plan policies and Zoning Bylaw provisions to...

Flooding Update - May 6 at 7:30 pm

The City of Kingston is meeting and is continuing to monitor the water levels to ensure the City of Kingston is prepared for flooding.

Hanson Garage to close for asphalt repairs

April 24, 2017 - The Hanson Parking Garage on Brock Street will be closed starting 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 30 to accommodate rehabilitation work. It will reopen on Friday, May 19.  As...

Update on the preliminary design and business plan for proposed Third Crossing project

April 20, 2017 - The City of Kingston has created three information sheets offering a high-level overview of the draft reports outlining the strategic case, preliminary design and the...

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